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VINS Bald Eagle Day Download as iCal file
Tuesday, July 04 2017, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Bald Eagle Day VINS Bald Eagle Day
All activities included with general admission to the VINS Nature Center.
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Why is the Bald Eagle our national symbol? How are eagle populations doing in Vermont and North America? Come learn about our resident bald eagles, create eagle crafts, and celebrate our majestic national bird.
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Program Activities:
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10:00 - 11:00 AM
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Face Painting
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10:30 - 11:00 AM
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Bald Eagle Chat and Egg Crushing Demo*
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10:30 - 11:00 AM
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Songbird Feeding
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11:00 - 11:30 AM
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Predators of the Sky
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12:00 - 1:00 PM
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Face Painting
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1:00 - 1:30 PM
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Bald Eagle Nest Building*
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1:30 - 2:00 PM
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Raptors Chats
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2:00 - 2:30 PM
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Reptile Rendezvous
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2:45 - 3:00 PM
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Raptor Feeding Time at the Bald Eagle Enclosure
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3:30 - 4:00 PM
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Predators of the Sky
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*Bald Eagle Chat and Egg Demo
Discover the amazing abilities of our national bird: the Bald Eagle. You'll find out about their skills and prowess as "fish" eagles, how DDT affected their population and experience the strength of an egg in a hands-on demonstration.
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*Bald Eagle Nest Building
The biggest nests ever discovered were those of Bald Eagles. On reached an incredible nine feet across and 20 feet deep. Help us gather materials and re-build the VINS Eagle Nest while learning about the efforts it takes for wild eagles to make such a colossal nest.
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For more information contact us at 802.359.5000 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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